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Archive for September, 2010
Debut release from Nappy Nation artist LEGS. LEGS dives in to this album with strong socially conscious messages and soulful production. All the while staying uncompromisingly true to his Hip hop roots. This album as my first is reallly special to me because it was the culmination of years of recording. Its spans about three years of my life and gives you a look into the many styles that I toyed with during my growth as a young musician. Listen or download the entire album or your favorite tracks for FREE.
New music video for the single “Journeyman” by LEGS, directed by Tamarat Makonnen.
In a conversation with a friend the topic of needing therapy came up. She is going through a lot of drama and hard times with the father of her unborn baby, and was hoping that I could console her and offer her some advice. Well my advice went something like this: “He sounds toxic to your life and the natural way to deal with something toxic is to get it out of your system. Also I think you need to see a therapist or get some anger management.” She agreed with my advice but as is often typical it went in one ear and out the other, but the conversation got me to thinking of how mental health issues are pretty much taboo in most urban inner city communities. This phenomenon is so ironic since poverty, oppression, and broken families plague these communities and what better atmosphere is there than this to cause mental illness to flourish?
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